The average hourly pay for a Certified Phlebotomist is $14.83.
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Job Description for Certified Phlebotomist
Certified phlebotomists are medical professionals who work in a variety of settings, including blood banks, hospitals, and other medical facilities. Certified phlebotomists are responsible for drawing blood from patients for a variety of reasons, such as testing and donations; they may also be responsible for interviewing patients, collecting patients' personal information, checking vital signs, labeling samples, following sample storage procedures, and transporting blood samples to the testing …Read more
Certified Phlebotomist Tasks
- Draw blood from patients or blood donors for medical testing.
- Prepare and process blood tests.
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Popular Employer Salaries for Certified Phlebotomist
The top respondents for the job title Certified Phlebotomist are from the companies Quest Diagnostics, LabCorp of America and Laboratory Corporation of America (LabCorp). Reported salaries are highest at Questdiagnostics, Inc. where the average pay is $17.52. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Quest Diagnostics, earning around $17.03. Laboratory Corporation of America (LabCorp) pays the lowest at around $15.39. LabCorp of America also pays on the lower end of the scale, paying $15.63.
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Popular Skills for Certified Phlebotomist
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Skills in Phlebotomy, Customer Service, Data Entry, Medical Terminology and Pediatrics are correlated to pay that is above average.
Pay by Experience Level for Certified Phlebotomist
An entry-level Certified Phlebotomist with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $13.01 based on 131 salaries. An early career Certified Phlebotomist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $13.87 based on 439 salaries. A mid-career Certified Phlebotomist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $15.23 based on 218 salaries. An experienced Certified Phlebotomist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $16.25 based on 281 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $18.
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Employees with Certified Phlebotomist in their job title in Atlanta, Georgia earn an average of 14.3% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Chicago, Illinois (10.4% more) and Phoenix, Arizona (9.5% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Charlotte, North Carolina (5.3% less).
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